West Seattle Event Calendar

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Northwest Green Home Tour 2017 – West Seattle sites @ (various - see listing)
Apr 29 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

2017 Northwest Green Home Tour
West Seattle has four sites that will be open to tour guests 11am – 5pm,
Saturday, April 29.

Molly’s Pocket Mansion (S3)
2608 46th Ave SW
West Seattle 98116

LastingNest.Inc / S.A.G.E. Designs NW

West Seattle Backyard Cottage: This is an actual Granny Flat for Molly who is both the granny and the nanny for her three grandkids living in the ‘big house’ on the same property. We were chosen as the design/build team for this project based on our enthusiasm for Small with a premium on Green.

Energy Efficiency, Indoor Air Quality, Materials Efficiency, Design Innovation, Backyard Cottage/ADU, Single Family

West Seattle Nursery (S4)
5269 California Ave SW
West Seattle 98136

Ventana Construction / LD Arch Design

The West Seattle Nursery has expanded north into a new greenhouse and annex building, with ample room for houseplants and starts, as well as an espresso bar and workshop space. In addition to being a center for the West Seattle gardening community, it features many strategies that can be used in green homes.

Energy Efficiency, Design Innovation, Materials Efficiency, Storm Water Infiltration, Indoor Air Quality, Sustainability Stop

Modern-Retro Westside Kitchen  (S5 )
3726 SW Austin St.
West Seattle 98126

Mighty House Construction / Greenhome Solutions

Once awkward and dimly-lit, this Modern-Retro Westside Kitchen was creatively altered for improved use, better socializing, a place to sit, and enhanced storage in an inviting and lovely space. This project showcases stunning and colorful sustainable solutions for big functionality in small spaces.

Energy Efficiency, Materials Efficiency, Design Innovation, Single Family, Remodel

Deep Green Westwood Addition (S6)
9323 31st Pl SW
West Seattle 98126

Mighty House Construction/LD Arch Design

The addition of a family-sized porch & 2-story addition transformed this typical war-box home into one that is intriguing yet approachable with modern, super functional design. A hybrid of simple & complex green bldg solutions inc. salvaged tile & woods an state-of-the-art moisture and heat systems.

Water Conservation, Energy Efficiency, Indoor Air Quality, Materials Efficiency, Advanced Building Envelope, Remodel, Single Family

More info: 2017 Northwest Green Home Tour

Global Gender Equity Community Night @ West Seattle High School
May 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

West Seattle High School’s UNICEF Club is hosting a Global Gender Equity Community Night and wants to invite all families, parents, and students around West Seattle!

It is going to be a fun evening full of activities and learning about how education, gender equity, and the power of women all play a role in the global theater.

This awesome event is being at West Seattle High School on May 1st from 5:30pm to 7pm and is totally free! Come be inspired by the youth of your community and their passions.

South Delridge Neighborhood Group Community Cleanup @ Delridge Branch Library
May 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Come one, come all to a Spring Clean on the 5400 block of Delridge Way! This block is home to the Delridge Library, Southwest Early Learning, Community Care, DESC Cottage Grove Commons, small businesses, and many residences.
Volunteers will gather on Saturday, May 13 at 10:00 AM outside the Delridge Branch Library at 5423 Delridge Way SW.

Bring your kids, your neighbors, and a good work ethic – spend a couple hours beautifying your community and do a good deed!

Gloves, bags, grabbers, vests, and a handful of tools will be provided. There will be snacks, community safety information, and a prize for the person who finds the most interesting piece of rubbish.

This event is being organized as part of a community safety project led by Seattle Neighborhood Group.

Please visit our website at www.sngi.org for more information about our work.

If you have questions, please contact Jake Hellenkamp at jake@sngi.org or 253-353-0396.

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